Published 12:00 pm Friday, August 5, 2016


Oxford Police Department


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5 disturbances

9 suspicious activities

3 welfare concerns

1 animal complaint

2 ambulance assists

2 fire assists

1 grand larceny

2 petty thefts

1 burglary – Josh Street

5 alarms

1 scam

1 malicious mischief

21 traffic citations

8 wrecks


2 for public intoxication

Sheriff’s Department


2 wrecks

1 animal complaint

2 disturbances

1 domestic violence

1 grand larceny

2 service calls

2 suspicious activities

2 welfare concerns

1 transport

1 trespassing

2 civil matters

6 information calls

1 reckless driver


1 public drunkenness

1 disorderly conduct

University Police


2 service calls

1 intoxicated person



How you can help

To report information about a crime, call Crimestoppers at 662-234-8477.


Oxford Fire Department

At 9:45 a.m. to Townhouse Suites by Marriot for a smoke detector malfunction

At 3:05 p.m. to Winchester for a water flow alarm malfunction

At 4:55 p.m. to Madison Apartments on 107 N. 13th St. after workers activated a smoke detector

At 5:05 p.m. to Highway 7 North and CR 201 for a wreck

At 9:03 p.m. to the Sigma Chi house after a bird nest built in a light fixture caught fire; out on arrival

Lafayette County Fire

At 3 a.m. to Wellsgate for a false fire alarm

At 6 p.m. to Highway 30 E for a grass fire

At 9:20 p.m. to CR 4007 for a false fire alarm

At 7 a.m. this morning to CR 244 for a kitchen fire; out on arrival

Lafayette County EMS

12 ambulance calls